[mythtv-users] Strange Backend error

D daspiras at gmail.com
Tue Feb 27 23:29:26 UTC 2007

Ok. I did a mythbackend -v all

it is stopping at:
2007-02-27 18:27:11.960 MSqlQuery: SELECT lastrun FROM housekeeping
WHERE tag = 'JobQueueRecover-mythtv-desktop' ;

What is the housekeeping table? Is it ok to clear it?

On 2/27/07, D <daspiras at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi. I had been running myth on kubuntu edgy since september with NO
> problems, besides the occassional reboot.  A few days ago, it starting
> acting up.  Mythbackend will not make it past the third initial
> database connection:
> 2007-02-27 17:42:49.730 EITHelper: localtime offset -5:00:00
> 2007-02-27 17:42:49.737 New DB connection, total: 3
> 2007-02-27 17:42:49.758 Connected to database 'mythconverg' at host:
> 2007-02-27 17:42:49.771 EITHelper: localtime offset -5:00:00
> This is where it stops.  So I decided hey, lets try a fresh install.
> Did a fresh install.  Got myth up and running and was just about to
> start tweaking everything to put it into production and it started
> doing the same thing.  It throws no errors and just sits there at
> EIThelper.
> Is there an option to have mythbackend show more errors?  Any ideas?
> I'm running it on AMD 2500, 1gb ram, PVR-150 and wintTV 34xx
> Like I said. Was working 100%, locked up. I rebooted, started doing
> this.  I reinstalled, worked for a few then started up again.  Due to
> the fresh software install, it is making me feel like it is a HW
> issue, but I'd like to see mythbackend give me some actual errors.

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